Agile maturity – Starting the enterprise agility journey

This is another guest post from Damon Poole, Chief Agilist at the Eliassen Group, in the Do Agile Right mini-series about about agile maturity. Damon’s 22 years of software experience spans from small co-located teams all the way up to global development organizations with hundreds of teams. Damon has spoken at numerous conferences including Atlassian Summit 2013. Most organizations are purpose-built for traditional development. As a result, they unintentionally hinder Agile at the team

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Last week we held our first webinar on Git branching workflows for agile teams. With over 500 attendees and loads of great questions from viewers, I'd say it was a smashing success. Agile development is widely accepted as industry-standard practice, and the emergence of Git opens up the full power of branching workflows for teams that want to deliver quickly. Our aim with this webinar is to help teams understand Why Git's easy branching and merging are so complementary to agile practices How

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Since JIRA Service Desk launched just over a month ago, we've heard a lot of feedback from our customers, and we want to thank everyone who spoke up! Generally the reception has been fantastic; many customers are actively using JIRA Service Desk and loving it. We’ve also received a lot of negative feedback regarding our user-based pricing model for JIRA Service Desk.  We are sorry that some customers have experienced frustration over pricing and we apologize for our slow response to that

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Long ago, Atlassian realized that the greatest source of knowledge regarding our products came from you: People who use our products every day to get your job done. You've seen it all and done it all. You know every best practice, trick, pitfall, and feature. Moreover, you've been the champion for our products in your organizations: You've personally introduced your colleagues to Atlassian, and provided documentation, training, coaching, and support. Put your knowledge to the test Now is your chance

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Agile maturity – An introduction to enterprise agility

This guest post from Damon Poole, Chief Agilist at the Eliassen Group, is the first in a Do Agile Right mini-series about about agile maturity. Damon’s 22 years of software experience spans from small co-located teams all the way up to global development organizations with hundreds of teams. Damon has spoken at numerous conferences including Atlassian Summit 2013. Introducing the Enterprise Agility Maturity Matrix It is hard to manage what you can’t measure. A common problem in Enterprise

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